Resources

  • References


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    Arthritis Rheum.
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    Jordan K, Arden N, et al. EULAR recommendations 2003: an evidence based approach to the management of knee osteoarthritis: report of a task force of the Standing Committee for International Clinical Studies Including Therapeutic Trials (ESCISIT).
    Ann Rheum Dis.
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    Osteoarthritis. Arthritis Foundation
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    http://www.arthritis.org/conditions-treatments/disease-center/osteoarthritis.
    Accessed September 3, 2013.


    Osteoarthritis. National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Disorders website. Available at:
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    Sinusas, K. Osteoarthritis: Diagnosis and treatment.
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    10/21/2008
    DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Fransen M, McConnell S. Exercise for osteoarthritis of the knee.
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    12/11/2009
    DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    10/15/2010
    DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    10/26/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Massey T, Derry S, Moore R, McQuay H. Topical NSAIDs for acute pain in adults.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev.
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    11/15/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: US Food and Drug Administration. FDA clears Cymbalta to treat chronic musculoskeletal pain. US Food and Drug Administration website. Available at:
    http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm232708.htm.
    Updated April 19, 2013. Accessed July 23, 2013.


    11/29/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: French HP, Brennan A, White B, Cusack T. Manual therapy for osteoarthritis of the hip or knee: a systematic review.
    Man Ther.
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    7/15/2013 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Dilek B, Gözüm M, Sahin E, et al. Efficacy of paraffin bath therapy in hand osteoarthritis: a single-blinded randomized controlled trial. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2013 Apr;94(4):642-9.

    6/18/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: MQIC guideline on medical management of adults with osteoarthritis. Available at: http://www.guideline.gov/content.aspx?id=47806. Updated August 1, 2013. Accessed June 18, 2014.

  • Resources

    American College of Rheumatology

    http://www.rheumatology.org

    The Arthritis Foundation

    http://www.arthritis.org

  • Canadian Resources

    The Arthritis Society

    http://www.arthritis.ca